"The Treasury of Geography, Physical, Historical, Descriptive, and Political…", Hughes, William
Subject: Geography Books
Period: 1872 (published)
Publication: Longmans, Green, and Co
Color: Black & White
4.5 x 7 inches
11.4 x 17.8 cm
A fine geography providing a wealth of information on topography, customs and manners, government etc. Small yet detailed lithographs including the Bolan Pass in Afghanistan, Niagara Falls, A Buffalo Hunt after Catlin, and Icebergs in the Antarctic. Illustrated with 16 engraved plates and 7 engraved maps including a double hemisphere World, North America, South America, Asia, Europe, Africa and Australia. [viii], 892, , pp. Thick 8vo, hardbound in brown cloth with gilt titles.
Shelf wear with cloth starting on spine, contents fine except some foxing to first few pages.